Linux DevOps Engineer

  • Location:

    Amsterdam, North Holland

  • Sector:

    DevOps & SecOps, Network Engineering, Infrastructure Support

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  • Salary:

    €55000 - €65000 per annum + computer, pension, relocation package, WFH

  • Contact:

    Declan Yon-Prince

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Vacancy: Linux DevOps Engineer

Location: Amsterdam/ Groningen, Netherlands

Skills: Python, Linux, Virtualisation/ KVM, Ansible, Networking, DevOps

Salary: €55,000 - €65,000

Benefits: Computer of choice, Pension Plan, Health Insurance, High Profile Client, International Relocation Package Available, Flexible Working From Home… and more!

The Role

As a DevOps Engineer you'll bring a level of expertise in managing Linux servers making the platform more robust, by scaling out the current infrastructure, maintaining and fine tuning the existing environments. Automation first is the mindset here, so you will constantly be looking for ways to automate repetitive tasks with your scripting skills.

Working for a $17 billion turnover company, you'll work on their lead E-commerce platform. You must know Linux inside-out, as well as have a firm understanding of Networking and Server Environments. They can have over 1 million people waiting for limited stock to become available, all in a queue that needs to be orderly, host that much traffic, and be able to process orders and payments. Therefore, Site Reliability is crucial.

It is vital you can ensure high availability, good uptime and be able to react if something goes wrong! (Not all heroes wear capes)

Python, Linux, Virtualisation/ KVM, Ansible, Networking, DevOps

Role Requirements:

  • Linux Whizz
  • 3+ Years in a DevOps Engineering role
  • 3+ years Python experience in scripting and automation (…Bash will also work!)
  • Experience with Virtualisation in KVM
  • Extensive understanding of networking (CCNA, Palo Alto, LAN, YAN, etc…)
  • Experience with security features (authentication, authorisation, threat analysis etc…)

The Company

European leader in Events and Experiences, recently part of a massive acquisition driving growth through the Netherlands office. You will join a team of highly experienced and ambitious DevOps Engineers, working in critical, high load concurrent systems!

Their platform is an e-commerce website that must facilitate for 100s' of thousands of active users at any one time. Using the most sophisticated solutions they allow their millions of customers across the world to access their site without missing out on some of the most exclusive events. Working with some of the biggest names in Music, Film and Fashion.

Not only will you be working on complex infrastructures developing your skills, but you'll also benefit from; a Computer of choice, Pension Plan, Health Insurance, Relocation Package, Flexible Working From Home options… and more!

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